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Old 11-24-2011, 12:54 PM
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Anyone heard on a release date for the Volant air scoop for 2010-2011? I was hoping it would fit the stock air box as well, since the location is pretty close. I would also really like to see documented mpg increase with stock vs. aftermarket/modded air boxes. I am sad to say I dont have the mpg readout on my truck
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Ditto! Any word?
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I did some investigation into a Volant with a scoop and without a scoop on another vehicle about 6 years ago. I saw no improvement in power or MPG (tests for each case were performed) with the scoop.
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They are saying soon just like the programer lol last i heard was 2 months 3 months ago.
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Sorrry not to thread jack but seein prob all of you own one like me, this is a perfect place to ask. Do you guys cover the bottom hole? Im worried about the filter getting really dirty quickly in winter.. but does covering restrict to much?
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Last I heard the scoop was to be released this month (Nov 2011). That was the original info I received in August, and have not seen an update to it...
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Michael, so mo improvement huh? But Volant itself made an improvement right? How does the scoop hold up? Amy mounts for a secure?
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